Declan Hearne and Pablo Orams


Declan Hearne, Training and Capacity Development Manager, IWC

Declan has over 10 years of distinctive experience in the leadership and delivery of integrated water management and governance across private, public and non-profit sectors. He has led the development and delivery of customised training for water managers focused on improving sustained service delivery within a IWM framework.

Declan also has a keen interest in the research and application of evidence-based approaches for policy development that supports healthy, adaptive and resilient communities.

Pablo Orams, Senior Project Officer, IWC

Pablo is a dynamic, highly motivated water specialist with a desire to influence the development of sustainable communities.

He has experience in systems and process analysis from his time as an Industrial Engineer in the Peruvian manufacturing sector; skills that he used to complement with studies in Environmental Management (Pontifical Catholic University, Peru).

Focused on using his knowledge and experience to effect real global change, Pablo came to Australia in 2011 to participate in the IWC’s Master of Integrated Water Management (University of Queensland).